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Finding Fitness Classes on the Road Finding Fitness Classes on the Road Imagine you're in an unfamiliar city and you're looking for a restaurant reservation. What do you do? Probably visit OpenTable and find a restaurant and a reservation. Done. Now imagine you're in an unfamiliar city and you're looking for a yoga class. It's almost this exact scenario that faced Megan Smyth, co-founder and CEO of Go Recess, Inc. just one year ago. GoRecess.com, still in beta, is a new website that aims to be the "OpenTable for boutique fitness industry." That's a description that fits Caroline Schuman, a book publishing sales director and self-described yogi. The launch of GoRecess is a product of the growing trend of boutique fitness studios – think Core Fusion and Bikram Yoga rather than Gold's Gym – and purports to be the only company that aggregates these classes and allows you to book on one site. Smyth said she sees a huge opportunity in the travel market. Still, the class times, locations and prices were very clear, as was the actual booking process.
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Summer is near and many of you are planning their holidays. There are so many worth visiting spots in the world and we know that choosing the right places to go can be a really hard task. In this post we’ve made a list of 25 places you probably didn’t think about, and we hope this will inspire you to choose a great itinerary for your next vacation. Some of the places we present in this list are really hidden gems, unusual places you probably don’t know about, on the other hand some others places are already popular, but are so beautiful that we couldn’t help mentioning them in this list. Enjoy these unbelievable places, and let us know your favorite in the comments. If you like this post, share it with your friends on Facebook! 1. The oldest national park in Southeast Europe, it’s world famous for its lakes arranged in cascades. 2. A real heaven on earth. 3. This is one of the gems of the Aegean Sea. 4. 5. Mauritius is a heavenly island nation located in the Indian ocean. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 25 unbelievable places you should visit this summer. #8 left me without words, WHOA! 25 unbelievable places you should visit this summer. #8 left me without words, WHOA!
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קח אותי לשם: אפליקציות לחופשה המושלמת | Onlife | און לייף פעם היינו לוקחים את הטלפון לחופשה בחו"ל כדי שנוכל לתקשר עם אלה שנשארו בבית. היום הסמארטפונים מתגלים לא רק כאמצעי לתקשורת אלא גם ככלי שיכול לעזור לנו בתכנון הנסיעה ובהפיכת החופשה לנעימה יותר. בחרנו כמה אפליקציות שכדאי לכם להכיר לפני שאתם טסים לחו"ל שלב ראשון - תכנון החופשה גוליבר: להזמנת חבילות נופש, טיסות ומלונות רוצים להזמין חבילת נופש, טיסה או מלון? האפליקציה של גוליבר. Booking: להזמנת מלונות 523,000 מלונות ב-41,000 יעדים ברחבי העולם – קשה להתווכח עם הנתונים המספריים שהופכים את booking לאחד האתרים המובילים בעולם להזמנת מלונות. Kayak: להזמנת טיסות אחת האפליקציות הנוחות ביותר להזמנת טיסות ברשת היא Kayak. שלב שני: הגענו! המדריך האידיאלי בחו"ל, TripAdvisor. TripAdvisor: המלצות למלונות, מסעדות ואטרקציות פעם אמרו על המדריכים של הוצאת הספרים לונלי פלאנט שהם התנ"ך של המטיילים. Google Maps: ניווט חינמי בלי טעויות אפליקציות הניווט מתגלות כאחד הכלים השימושיים ביותר למטייל, וכמעט מייתרות את הצורך בשכירת מכשיר GPS ביחד עם הרכב. Around Me: מה עושים באזור? כל מה שסביבכם, לא משנה איפה. איפה אוכלים? קח אותי לשם: אפליקציות לחופשה המושלמת | Onlife | און לייף
חוכמת ההמונים תעזור לכם למצוא מלון שאחרים טרחו לדרג לפי קטגוריות, להמליץ עליו או להשמיץ אותו ללא רחם. החיפוש מגלה מה אחוז הגולשים שהיו מרוצים מהמלון ומה דירוגו בין מלונות האזור. אייפון ואנדרואיד, חינם. אפליקציה שתעזור לכם לאתר גני משחקים, משחקיות ואטרקציות, למצוא מסעדות ידידותיות לילדים, לקבל חוות דעת מגולשים על המקומות שבחרתם ולדרג אותם בעצמכם לטובת הבאים אחריכם. תרגום לאנגלית של טקסטים בשלטים, תפריטים ואפילו מאמרים בעיתון. מחפשים נייר גלגול ארוך, בית מרקחת או מסעדה אינדונזית? אפליקציה המעניקה מידע מפורט על כל אתר או מקום מעניין שתיתקלו בו ברחוב. רעבים לבריוש? המרת מחירים מהמטבע המקומי לכל מטבע אחר, לפי השער היציג אייפון ואנדרואיד, חינם. היא תחשב אחוזים, תחלק את הטיפ בין הנוכחים על פי ההזמנה שלהם, תכניס לחישוב קופונים ותתעלם מהמע"מ אם רק תגידו לה. זה לא כיף להגיע למועדון הופעות בחו"ל בדיוק בערב שבו הוא מארח חוג לריקודים סלוניים. האפליקציות שיסדרו לכם את החופשה האפליקציות שיסדרו לכם את החופשה
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The 10 Best Caribbean All-Inclusive Resorts For Food – 2014 May 30, 2014 | 7:30 am | Print Some all-inclusive resorts are true destinations for food. And it’s now quite easy to find high-level gourmet food at an increasing number of Caribbean all-inclusives. But some are true standouts — with fine dining, famous chefs, a blend of cuisines and, in many cases, a new emphasis on local sourcing. These are our favorite all-inclusives for food for 2014. Sandals LaSource Grenada It’s the newest resort on this list, but it’s quickly earned the top spot for 2014, with simply sensational food across nine restaurants, including Butch’s Chophouse, a first for the Sandals brand. All-Inclusive Best of the Caribbean CJ Travel News all inclusive, antigua, best, caribbean, caribbean travel, dominican republic, food, grenada, mexico The 10 Best Caribbean All-Inclusive Resorts For Food – 2014
This post may contain affiliate links from our advertising partners, such as American Express. Read my Advertiser Disclosure policy here. This post is brought to you in partnership with Visa Signature Luxury Hotel Collection. I am an ambassador and was compensated for my participation, but all opinions are my own and do not represent those of Visa. It’s been awhile since I’ve taken a “me trip.” As a stay at home mom of a rambunctious 21 month old, I am lucky enough if I get to go to the bathroom on my own, let alone a trip! Arriving in Vegas Go figure, the morning I arrived in Las Vegas it snowed! The check-in line wasn’t too bad and I was happy they had a room ready for me at 10am. The Room Upon walking into the room, the music turned on and the window curtains opened wide. The room was a decent size for Vegas and the bathroom sported a bathtub, a double person shower (right next to the tub which was cool), a large vanity, and a separate room for the toilet. The Restaurants The Spa The Pool A Great Stay at the Aria Hotel with Visa Signature Benefits - Deals We Like A Great Stay at the Aria Hotel with Visa Signature Benefits - Deals We Like
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Lincoln Highway Lincoln Theater in Cheyenne, Wyoming The first officially recorded length of the entire Lincoln Highway in 1913 was 3,389 miles (5,454 km).[a] Over the years, the road was improved and numerous realignments were made,[3] and by 1924 the highway had been shortened to 3,142 miles (5,057 km). Counting the original route and all of the subsequent realignments, there have been a grand total of 5,872 miles (9,450 km).[4] The Lincoln Highway was gradually replaced with numbered designations after the establishment of the U.S. 1928–30 routing[edit] Note: A fully interactive online map of the entire Lincoln Highway and all of its re-alignments, markers, monuments and points of interest can be viewed at the Lincoln Highway Association Official Map website.[5] Google Maps prominently labels the 1928–30 route. Most of U.S. History[edit] The Lincoln Highway was inspired by the Good Roads Movement. Concept and promotion[edit] Support for a system of improved interstate highways had been growing. Carl G. Lincoln Highway
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How to convert to a New Zealand licence To convert your overseas driver licence to a New Zealand driver licence, you must apply at a specialist overseas conversion site. You will need to: You may also need to pass theory and practical tests. Find a specialist overseas conversion site in your area Your application will be sent to the Transport Agency to be assessed Once you have made your application at the specialist overseas conversion site, your application will be sent in to the Transport Agency to be assessed. It could take up to three weeks for your application to be assessed and for your new driver licence to arrive (if your application is approved). Make sure you allow enough time for your application to be assessed before your 12 months of driving in New Zealand runs out. If you need to sit a practical test Don’t book your practical test until after we have assessed your application and you have received your New Zealand photo driver licence. Find out more about who can be a supervisor Converting to a New Zealand driver licence | NZ Transport Agency
There’s a lot of books and articles out there on how to save money for travel. All of them require you to plan, be detail oriented, and budget like an expert accountant. They banter on about steps and exercises to cut your expenditures to reach some milestones of saving money you’ll be happy with. Well, I could never follow the points these articles detail out because they require you to keep a detailed account of every expenditure. You just spent $5 on a latte? Mo’ Money Mo’ Problems Unfortunately, I’m just not detail oriented enough when it comes to tracking where each penny is spent. But what I lack in planning and detail orientation I make up for it with sheer willpower. So what does addiction and going cold turkey’s got anything to do with travel? In America, we’re addicted to a different kind of drug. Do you remember those Saturday morning cartoons you used to watch? Addicted to Stuff. I do understand that some (if not most) people are just into material things. Yeah, it’s stuff. Want to Save a LOT of Money for Travel? Go Cold Turkey.
Why You Should Not Start A Travel Blog To Fund Your Travels Back in college, I had a roommate, Andy, who I shared a studio with. We were poor students and idealistic. Andy, in particular, was a driven individual. He had lofty dreams and aspirations. Andy wanted to become a Hollywood superstar. He would join the thousands flocking to Hollywood in the California movie industry gold rush. OK, what’s dreaming about becoming a Hollywood star and gold rush got to do with travel blogs? Bare with me. I’m sure you’ve seen and read it all before. Over Saturated Market. Just Google the term “Travel Blog” and you’ll get a whopping 289,000,000 hits and there are at least a couple results for “How to Start a Travel blog.” There’s actually more people looking to start a travel blog than there is reading an actual travel blog. Sure a lot of these blogs give you a generic advice on finding your niche on an already extremely narrow niche field of Travel Blogging. How do you carve up a niche in an already niched field? Or “Epic travel’s with a sixth toe.” Hooray!
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En Londres, el turista suele utilizar la red de metro como método de transporte para moverse por la ciudad. El metro suele ser la forma más rápida de viajar, a menudo más rápido que ir en taxi. Seguro que hay una estación de metro cerca de su lugar de destino y al lado de su hotel (en la actualidad hay 12 líneas de metro). Además, es verdaderamente fácil moverse dentro de la red. Puntos claves sobre el metro de Londres: - Si sólo se compra un billete sencillo, hay una fuerte penalización por parte de las autoridades (en el centro puede costarle más del doble de lo que se hubiera pagado con una tarjeta Oyster). - Un trayecto de ida en el metro de Londres puede suponer 1 ó 2 cambios de tren. - Los autobuses, el metro, el DLR y los trenes de cercanías de Londres están bajo la supervisión de un organismo gubernamental llamado Transport for London. - No existe una tarifa para jubilados para turistas El Horario de Funcionamiento de los Trenes Acceso a los andenes y equipaje Zonas Tarifas del metro El Metro de Londres, mapas, tarifas y bonos 2016
Nuestros Tours Gratis de Londres te llevan por las luces y las sombras de la fascinante historia londinense. Nuestras visitas son tan formativas como divertidas. Navega a través de las efervescentes calles y descubre más de 2000 años de apasionante historia. ¡Será mucho más entretenido que tus clases de historia, Londres aguarda a ser explorada con nuestros Tours Gratuitos a pie! Bajo sol y lluvia (no olvidemos que estamos en Inglaterra), el Tour de la Realeza sale de Leicester Square todos los días a las 11.00, el Tour de la Ciudad Antigua sale de la estación de Tower Hill todos los días a las 11.00, y el Tour de “Jack el Destripador” sale de la estación de Tower Hill a las 8pm cada noche. Join us for a walking tour around Westminster on our original Free London Tour FIND OUT MORE The famous square mile and 2,000 years of history is waiting to be discovered FIND OUT MORE Find out more about Soho, London’s most fascinating neighbourhood FIND OUT MORE Tours gratuitos de Londres y Tours a pie por Londres
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